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Day: December 10, 2008

Devlin To Transfer

The Daily Collegian broke the news just over an hour ago: Penn State backup quarterback Pat Devlin has told Joe Paterno he will transfer from Penn State according to a press release issued by the Penn State Sports Information Department Wednesday night. Devlin is not going to travel with the team to the Rose Bowl […]

Joe Paterno: 2008 Coach of The Year Finalist

Coach Joe Paterno has been designated as a finalist for the Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year award, which honors both on and off-the-field excellence in coaching. What, you thought the players were the only ones going to get credit for this fantastic season? JoePa is one of 10 Division 1-A coaches out of a […]

Penn State Live Smells a Story

Penn State Live put this story up late Wednesday, about a suspicious smell that prompted an evacuation of the Tyson building, home of the Department of Horticulture. At about 6:30 p.m. Centre County 9-1-1 received a call from a Penn State lab technician in the building, who reported a strong, unknown odor in the building. […]

Sexting Excites The Atlantic’s Daily Dish

We noticed the story about ‘sexting‘ circulating the internet this morning, but didn’t think it was worthy of a post. That was probably just because we hadn’t been… sexted? Andrew Sullivan, or at least someone on staff at his blog, thought differently about the story. The Daily Dish posted this evening about sexting, College OTR […]

What Committee Runs the Committees?

Graham Spanier recently blogged at the Chronicle of Higher Education’s Brainstorm about how prepared Penn State is for whatever comes our way. If you can imagine it, we probably have a committee for it. At Penn State we have a Foodborne Illness Committee and an Avian Flu Committee. There is a committee that plans for […]

An Interview with a RA

To many undergrads, RAs are “those people that want to take your booze.” An interview with my very own RA, Ed Torres, however, shows they are actually quite amiable (even if they would take your alcohol). If you read closely, you might just learn something. OS: What are some of the perks associated with being […]

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